Eddie George: “Johnny Manziel can be exceptional in the NFL”

Former Heisman Trophy winning running back Eddie George knows a thing or two about succeeding in the NFL. The former Ohio State running back, now  Fox Sports analyst was a household back during his time with the Oilers/Titans/Cowboys, rushing for over 10,000 yards in his career. Currently, George is a College Football analyst with Fox […]
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Eddie George admits fighting many demons in post-NFL life

It's no secret, for most NFL players, life after football is tough. They live privileged lives in a world filled with pride and money, but often struggle to adapt to "real life" when their careers abruptly end. Eddie George is one of those players. The Ohio State legend and former Titans running back recently opened up about his struggles after retirement, admitting...
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February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie George says he “fought demons” following NFL career

In today’s NFL we hear horror stories about players when they get out of the league making very poor personal decisions that have long-lasting damaging effects. Former Titan’s RB Eddy George is now saying that he himself battled many demons as well. “The way my career ended had an impact on me the first few years because I had no idea what to do next. It wasn’t really until...
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February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie George to be inducted into Tennessee Sports HOF

A Buckeye legend is about to get honored in the state where he became an NFL great. Eddie George will be inducted into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame this May. George starred as a feature back for the Titans, drafted by the franchise (then the Houston Oilers) with a first round pick in 1996. You'll remember George helping lead Tennessee to Super Bowl XXXIV, the famous '...
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January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie George tears up turf on new reality show

Eddie George was too busy charging through defenses as an NFL running back to stop and inspect the stadium turf. Now retired, he's turning a critical eye to home building and design as a judge on a new reality television show. George joins designer Nate Berkus and interior decorator Monica Pedersen on ''American Dream Builders'' debuting March 23 on NBC. For...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

New England Patriots sign Mel Kiper’s steal of the draft George Winn

It is official George Winn is a New England Patriot. Overlooked by most media outlets due to only having one season of starting experience at Cincinnati, Winn aced that season by leading the Big East Conference in rushing ( a Conference that contained much more highly publicized Pittsburgh RB Ray Graham) with 1,334 yards (5.5 YPC) and a remarkable 13 touchdowns. Winn eclipsed the...
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June 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Eddie George’s house is scheduled to be auctioned off

Getty Images Former NFL running back Eddie George recently found out that a home he owns along with some family members in the Nashville-area, will be auctioned off on June 7th. According to the Tennessean, George’s family accountant Larry Goodman said that the family is upside down and they owe more money then the house is actually worth at this point. “Because the loan...
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June 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL star Eddie George tries to save home from foreclosure

Former Pro Bowl and Tennessee Titans running back Eddie George and wife Tamara are trying all they can to keep their million-dollar home off the auction block. George just learned recently that the house in Nashville is set for auction on Thursday, June 7. According to the Tennessean newspaper, the Georges had been seeking a mortgage modification for several months, with their...
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June 02, 2012  |  Discuss

George's home to be auctioned off

The million-dollar home of former Tennessee Titans star Eddie George and his wife Tamara will be auctioned off June 7 - to the surprise of the Georges. An accountant for the couple tells The Tennessean the Georges have been trying to modify their loan for several months but that they find themselves in the same situation as many American homeowners - stuck with a house no longer...
Via AP on Fox
June 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL running back Eddie George tackles the role of Julius Caesar

Eddie George enjoyed an excellent career as an NFL running back before retiring following the 2004 season. But even though that door closed, another one may have opened. George has gotten into acting, playing the lead role in the Nashville Shakespeare Festival's production of Julius Caesar, according to NPR. "I was not put on this earth strictly to be a football player and...
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January 15, 2012  |  Discuss

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